Two farmers were killed by lightning strike in Char Fasson upazila of Bhola on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Md Shahe Alam and Alauddin Bepari.
Noore Alam Master, president of Aslampur union Awami League, said that lightning left Alauddin dead on the spot when he was collecting cotton from trees at about 1:30pm.
On the other hand, chairman of Hazariganj union Md Selim Hawlader said that Shah Alam was struck by lightning while harvesting paddy. He was rushed to local hospital where on duty doctor declared him dead.
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